Events Calendar

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Saturday Feb 24

February 24, 2024
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Playdate
Get out of the house and start your weekend off at The Rooms! Come hang out with your little ones in our beautiful Harbour View Room every Saturday morning. This is an unguided playtime with toys and books geared for tots aged 2-4. Designed for ages 2 – 4 years but little ...

Sunday Feb 25

February 25, 2024
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Family Fun
Step into a world of family fun at The Rooms! It’s an afternoon of creativity and connection for all ages. With a different theme and art activity every month designed by our educators to connect with current exhibitions, there’s something new every time! What will you create? All materials provided. Included in ...
February 25, 2024
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Get hands on with our province’s plants, animals and wild spaces at The Rooms with Nature NL! Nature Nook is a monthly hands-on session to interact with real specimens like seal pelts, skulls, whale baleen, antlers, moose fur, and a variety of rocks and minerals. Join us to learn more about nature ...

Monday Feb 26

February 26, 2024
10:00AM - 11:30AM
Photography Workshop
Rooms archivist and photography historian, Edith Cuerrier, explores the history, origins and evolution of photography over time. Through engaging discussions, visual presentations, and tours of galleries and archival collections at The Rooms, this series is designed to unravel the mysteries of photography. Session 1: Origins Unveiled (January 29, 2024) Uncover the beginnings of ...

Tuesday Feb 27

February 27, 2024
10:00AM - 11:00AM
TOTS
Calling all parents and caregivers! Get ready for a joyous journey of exploration, learning, and play with your little ones at the eagerly awaited return of TOTS: Big Fun for Little People! This delightful program is for the youngest adventurers (ages 0-4) and their loving caregivers. What to Expect: Engaging Songs Enchanting Stories Playful Free ...

Wednesday Feb 28

February 28, 2024
10:30AM - 11:15AM
Infant Sensory Music Group
Embark on a monthly musical journey with your little one at the Infant Sensory Music Group, hosted by certified music therapist, Renée White. Join us in exploring the unique art exhibitions at The Rooms, setting the stage for a sensory-rich experience that enhances your infant's development. This week's session will take place ...
February 28, 2024
11:30AM - 12:15PM
Infant Sensory Music Group
Embark on a monthly musical journey with your little one at the Infant Sensory Music Group, hosted by certified music therapist, Renée White. Join us in exploring the unique art exhibitions at The Rooms, setting the stage for a sensory-rich experience that enhances your infant's development. This week's session will take place ...

Thursday Feb 29

February 29, 2024
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
Join filmmaker Mary Sexton for a screening Me, Mom & Covid, a documentary that deals with the struggles of a family who lost their matriarch during the pandemic. The film also looks at the parallels between the public response to COVID-19 and to the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the ‘80s. A moderated conversation ...

Friday Mar 1

March 1, 2024
1:30PM - 3:30PM
Discussion Series
In this expansive and educational series of three in-depth talks and conversational gallery tours, art educator Anne Pickard-Vaandering places current art exhibitions in context with wider art histories. Attend one or attend all three for an even broader understanding. These mini art history sessions will leave participants with a better appreciation ...
March 1, 2024
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Presented with PictureNL, we’re shining a spotlight on some of Newfoundland and Labrador’s superb films and filmmakers! Each month we’ll present a different local feature film on our big screen. Gather with friends and film buffs to celebrate home-grown talent. Film: An Audience of Chairs (2018) Q&A Guests Deanne Foley- Director Lynne Wilson- Producer Wanda Nolan- ...

Saturday Mar 2

March 2, 2024
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Playdate
Get out of the house and start your weekend off at The Rooms! Come hang out with your little ones in our beautiful Harbour View Room every Saturday morning. This is an unguided playtime with toys and books geared for tots aged 2-4. Designed for ages 2 – 4 years but little ...

Sunday Mar 3

March 3, 2024
2:00PM - 3:30PM
Brian Cherwick leads a fascinating excursion through the world of Ukrainian folk music. Featuring over 30 traditional string, wind and percussion instruments, he explores genres as diverse as the epic songs of the blind bards, shepherds’ tunes from the Carpathian mountains, ancient ritual melodies, and even a taste of transplanted Ukrainian music ...

Tuesday Mar 5

March 5, 2024
9:30AM - 1:00PM
Genealogy
Excited about finding some Newfoundland and Labrador ancestors? This is the perfect chance to get started or continue your family research. This half-day workshop is an introduction to genealogy, with an orientation to the extensive genealogical archival collections at The Rooms. Our expert staff will be your guides through practical online resources ...
March 5, 2024
10:00AM - 11:00AM
TOTS
Calling all parents and caregivers! Get ready for a joyous journey of exploration, learning, and play with your little ones at the eagerly awaited return of TOTS: Big Fun for Little People! This delightful program is for the youngest adventurers (ages 0-4) and their loving caregivers. What to Expect: Engaging Songs Enchanting Stories Playful Free ...

Wednesday Mar 6

March 6, 2024
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Please join renowned photographer, filmmaker and activist, Sheilagh O’Leary in conversation with Mireille Eagan, Curator of Contemporary Art as they discuss Sheilagh’s newest body of work, A Sea Change, on now in the Level 3 Art Gallery. Sheilagh O’Leary’s exhibition, A Sea Change, is a tribute to three generations of women in her ...

Thursday Mar 7

March 7, 2024
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Marian Frances White shares experiences and stories from her lengthy career. Tickets: $12 (plus HST). Free for Rooms Members. Includes admission to the exhibitions and coffee from The Rooms Café.  Get your ticket online or by calling (709) 757-8090. About the Presenter: Marian Frances White is an award-winning ...